2021 List of Scholarships For Every State You Can Apply For Now!

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Last Update: April 1, 2020

With so many scholarships out there for just about everything, it can be hard to find one that’s still accepting applications or legit. This is the perfect list of scholarships for students still looking for ways to cover the cost of college that haven’t expired in their area! We’ve hand-selected scholarships for each state that are still accepting applications. Yes! There’s a local scholarship on this list for every region in the US. So take a glance and see if there’s one on here you’re eligible for.

If you don’t see anything on this list, check out our Mega-List of Scholarships. It’s packed with large and small scholarships that you’re bound to qualify for. Good luck!

State Scholarships Reward Due Date
Alabama SREB Doctoral Scholars Program Fellowship Up to $20,000 March 31
Cabaniss, Johnston Scholarship $5,000
First Friday of June
Justice Janie L. Shores Scholarship See Website April 1
Alaska PMI Alaska Chapter Scholarship Up to $2,500 May 1
Dorothy and Dona Lee Croft String Music Scholarship Up to $1,500 March 31
The Chef Cotter Scholarship $1,000 April 9
Art Jess Scholarship At least $1,000 March 31
Arizona PMI Phoenix Chapter Scholarship Up to $2,500 May 1
George F. Wellik Scholarship $5,000 May 1
Arkansas Academic Challenge Scholarship See Website July 1
Bird Dog Foundation Annual College Scholarship Essay Contest Up to $2,000 April 15
California Dr. James L. Hutchinson and Evelyn Ribbs Hutchinson Medical School Scholarship Up to $2000 May 4
ACWA Scholarship $3,500 March 2
Cal Grant Competitive Awards See Website March 2
Colorado Partner Colorado Foundation Scholarships See Website March 31
The Alexander Foundation Scholarships $300 – $3,000 March 14
Connecticut EPOC Environmental Scholarship Fund See Website April 30
Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity Up to $20,000 May 1
Electricity Plans: Energize Your Education with a College Scholarship! $500 May 1
Delaware D. Colman Witte Scholarship $500 – $6,000 per year April 3
Nursing Incentive Program $5,000 June 5
Christa Mcauliffe Teacher Incentive Program $5,000 June 5
Florida John D. Mashek Scholarship $5,000 May 3
Barbaras Caras Memorial Scholarship for Film Studies $2,000 July 31
Georgia Druid Hills Golf Club Foundations Wayne Reynolds Scholarship $3,000
The last Friday in April
Hearthstone Housing Foundation Scholarship Fund $500 – $5,000 March 31
Hawaii Fukunaga Scholarship Foundation $20,000 February 22
Idaho Idaho Opportunity Scholarship for Adult Learners Up to $3,500 per year July 1
Idaho Opportunity Scholarship Up to $3,500 per year March 1
Illinois Bruce Fishkin Scholarship Fund See Website October 31
Bill Cowden Memorial Aviation Scholarship $1,500 May 15
Indiana William A. Crawford Minority Teacher Scholarship See Website August 31
Crooked Stick Scholarship See Website May 31
Iowa Catholic United Financial Post-High School Tuition Scholarship See Website April 30
Robert D. Blue Scholarship Up to $1,000 May 1
PMI Eastern Iowa Chapter Scholarship Up to $1,000 May 1
Brian Pearson Memorial Scholarship $1,000 April 6
Kansas Kansas Military Service Scholarship See Website May 1
Kansas Ethnic Minority Scholarship See Website May 1
Kentucky Herb Schlaughenhoupt, Jr. Memorial Scholarship $500 May 1
Kentucky Teacher Scholarship Program Up to $2,500 per semester May 1
Kentucky Student Technology Leadership Program (STLP) Scholarship Up to $1000 March 1
Louisiana Rockefeller State Wildlife Scholarship $2,000 July 1
Stephen W. Cavanaugh Scholarship Fund $8,000 March 16
Maine Powering Education Scholarship $2,000 April 1
Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund See Website May 1
Maryland JCS Newhoff Scholarship for a Jewish Student with a Diagnosed Learning Disability See Website March 16
Howard P. Rawlings Educational Assistance Grant Up to $3,000 March 1
Massachusetts New England Employee Benefits Council Scholarship Up to $5,000 April 1
Cathay Bank Foundation Scholarship Program $1,000 March 25
Michigan The John F. & Edith L. Wilsterman Scholarship Trust $5,000 per year March 15
DeuceMan Strong Memorial Scholarship Foundation Up to $1,000 May 31
Diamond Press Solutions Manufacturing Scholarship $500 May 31
Minnesota EMPOWER Scholarships See Website April 15
Robert J. Yourzak Scholarship Fund Up to $2,000 May 1
Mississippi The Byron Keith Mallett Jr. Memorial Scholarship $500 per semester March 31
Farm Bureau Scholarships $3000 July 1
Missouri Amy Lovell Memorial Scholarship $1,000 March 20
The Jewish Federation of St. Louis Scholarships Up to $10,000 April 10
Montana Great Falls Flower Growers Scholarship See Website February 1
Northwest Osteopathic Medical Foundation Scholarship Program Up to $20,000 April 15
Nebraska Jacob Smaus SuperHero Scholarship See Website
June 1
Urban League of Nebraska, Inc. Multicultural Association Scholarship See Website March 2
Nevada Governor Guinn Millennium Scholarship Program See Website April 6
California-Nevada Section, AWWA Scholarship See Website March 15
New Hampshire The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation Two Year Scholarship See Website June 15
The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation Four Year Scholarship See Website April 17
New Jersey AAUW Lew Williams Scholarship and Leila Sulkes Scholarship See Website July 31
Builders League of South Jersey Scholarship Foundation See Website June 15
New Mexico Sussman-Miller Educational Assistance Award Program $20,000 April 14
Kiwanis Club of Albuquerque Scholarship Program Up to $1,000 April 4
New York PMI New York City Chapter Scholarship Up to $2,500 May 1
Eye Bank Young Ambassador Scholarship in Memory of Christopher Nordquist $3,000 May 15
North Carolina The Winston-Salem Foundation Scholarships (One-Stop Scholarship Application) See Website July 31
Marcus Raper Zimmerman Fund See Website July 31
North Dakota Victor & Verna Johnson Scholarship See Website April 1
UMSA Scholarship Program Up to $3,000 February 29
Ohio The Community Foundation of Shelby County Scholarships See Website February 13
Electricity Plans: Energize Your Education with a College Scholarship! $500 May 1
Ohio EPA Scholarship Up to $2,500 April 15
Oklahoma The American Society of Mechanical Engineers Scholarship See Website March 3
Maximum Independence Scholarship $1,000 March 18
Oregon Celebrate the West High School Art Competition Up to $1,200 April 30
Confederation of Oregon School Administrators Scholarships $1,000 March 16
Pennsylvania Healy Foundation Scholarship See Website
May 1
Hope Through Learning Award $2,500 May 31
Rhode Island Timothy S. and Palmer W. Bigelow, Jr. Scholarship $3,000 September 13
South Carolina Mundy Scholarship $1,000 March 6
Watson-Brown Foundation Scholarships $5,000 February 15
South Dakota Critical Teaching Needs Scholarship See Website April 15
Build Dakota Scholarship Fund See Website April 15
Tennessee Edna Fant McConnell Scholarship See Website June 1
Josh Fielder Memorial Scholarship See Website June 1
Texas Texas Classical Association Spring Scholarships Up to $1,000 June 1
The Dallas Foundation Scholarships See Website May 1
Utah Live Your Dream Scholarship See Website November 15
Youthlinc Utah Young Humanitarian Award $3,000 March 1
Vermont The Women’s Empowerment Scholarship See Website April 1
Vermont Retail & Grocers Scholarships $1,500 April 24
Virginia Leo Bourassa Scholarship $1,000 – $3,000 April 1
The Esperanza Education Fund Scholarship $5,000 – $20,000 April 1
Washington Daughters of the Pioneers of Washington Scholarships $1,500 April 1
Robert J. Meyer Organic Farming Scholarship See Website April 30
West Virginia Allegheny Mountain Section Air & Waste Management Assn. Scholarships See Website March 31
The Donald K. Evans Memorial Theological Scholarship Fund See Website April 15
Wisconsin Bradly Foundation Scholarship See Website April 1
Marvin C. Schuette Memorial Scholarship Fund See Website April 1
William Cherek Scholarship Fund See Website April 1
Wyoming Commisioners’ Scholarship $500 per semester April 1
Douvas Scholarship $500 April 30


Again, if you don’t find a scholarship that you’re eligible for, review our Mega-List of Scholarships. Check back soon for more lists of scholarships and grants.

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